30 minute beginner arm workout with dumbbells

Here's everything you need to try our 30 minute beginner arm workout with dumbbells. For each circuit, complete each exercise one after the other and repeat it for 3 rounds before continuing on to the next circuit.

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Created by
Sean Klein
Last updated
03/04/24
In This Workout
  • Circuit 1
  • Tall Kneeling DB Tricep Extensions
  • Single Arm Hammer Curl
  • Overhead DB Tricep Extension
  • Circuit 2
  • Hammer Curls
  • Alternating Bicep Curls

Circuit 1

Complete this round 3 times.

Tall Kneeling DB Tricep Extensions

Complete 10 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Tall Kneeling DB Tricep Extensions

Follow these cues to perform Tall Kneeling DB Tricep Extensions correctly:

  • Do not use any momentum
  • Keep the elbows in a fixed position
  • Isolate the triceps.

Single Arm Hammer Curl

Complete 12 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Single Arm Hammer Curl

Follow these cues to perform Single Arm Hammer Curl correctly:

  • Do not use any momentum
  • Isolate the biceps
  • Keep the elbows in a fixed position.

Overhead DB Tricep Extension

Complete 14 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Overhead DB Tricep Extension

Follow these cues to perform Overhead DB Tricep Extension correctly:

  • Do not use any momentum
  • Keep the elbows in a fixed position
  • Isolate the triceps.

Circuit 2

Complete this round 3 times.

Hammer Curls

Complete 14 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Hammer Curls

Follow these cues to perform Hammer Curls correctly:

  • Do not use any momentum
  • Start with the palms facing your hips.

Alternating Bicep Curls

Complete 14 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Alternating Bicep Curls

Follow these cues to perform Alternating Bicep Curls correctly:

  • Do not use any momentum
  • Start with the palms facing away from the body
  • Do not rest your elbows on your body.

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